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Northsider attempting to replenish disappearing trees
NCL Waste has hired an attorney and announced opposition to Ridgeland’s plans for annexation.
St. Anthony plans December 7 event
Dick Hall has served nearly 21 years as Central District Transportation Commissioner, having first been appointed to the position by the late Gov. Kirk Fordice.
County officials and engineers are making headway on the Reunion Parkway project, according to a presentation from Waggoner Engineering last week.

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Before the Super Bowl, Jackson Academy lower school students (from left) Conner Hillman, Rosemary Adams, Katherine Gault, and Caden Nash were ready for the game, wearing jerseys for their favorite teams to school.


Saints Krewe

St. Andrew’s Episcopal School Lower School students recently celebrated Mardi Gras. Early Childhood students formed the Krewe of Little Saints and paraded for the first - fourth-graders, tossing beads to the cheering throngs along the way. Shown are (from left) Adaora Holder, Aniyah Tapper, Joshua Burns, and Alice McElroy.



Red for R

Kindergartners at First Presbyterian Day School wore red to school while studying the letter R.  Shown are (from left, back) Connor McNeel, Allison Grubbs, James Ritchie, Henry McPhillips, Cedar Browne, Jack Polk, Welby Price, Robert Riles, Debbie Parker; (front) Annie Lum, Josie Blu Thornton, Mckenzie Rickels, Stellablue Griffing, Mary Claire



One Lake

By ANTHONY WARREN,

Attorney threatens legal action over group’s claims

A legal battle could be brewing over the One Lake Project, and whether an environmental advocacy group is spreading false information about the project.








Dana Larkin on Growing Up Knowing

Growing Up Knowing is a relatively new organization, founded in 2011, that has been reaching out to young students and their parents to spread correct information and communication skills about sexual health and responsibility. Executive Director Dana Larkin began working with the organization in 2014.


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St. Andrew’s Upper School Theatre Department’s fall play will be the mystery A Murder is Announced based on the novel by Agatha Christie and adapted by playwright Leslie Darbon.